General Manager, Wateringbury (ME18 5NS) - Chef & Brewer
Salary: £31,000.00 - 34,500.00 + bonus
Address: Tonbridge Road, Wateringbury, KENT ME18 5NS GBR
Being a General Manager in Chef and Brewer is about the ability to make everyone feel welcome guests and team alike. You take ownership of the guest journey every step of the way from the booking experience, through a great quality pub meal to the moment you say goodbye.
Our beautiful, cosy country style pubs should be where everyone feels instantly at home. Seriously good pub food and expertly curated drinks served by a friendly, knowledgeable team. So, for our guests a quick drink after work, catch up with friends, or special family meal is always a very welcoming escape. Our General managers have the ultimate opportunity to drive their energy & passion to create a business that they truly can be proud of, Britain's most Welcoming escape.
As a Chef & Brewer General Manager you should be friendly, authentic and passionate, as will need to use your natural confidence and leadership to develop an outstanding team that truly cares about the guest experience they deliver. You will be joining Greene King, with nearly 200 years of brewing experience - pubs are in our DNA. As a part of the largest Brewery & Pub Company, you'll have many opportunities to progress, and we'll support you every step of the way.
To join us previous success at a Senior management role is desirable. Strong branded experience in a customer focussed environment with a positive approach and a passion for food and drink is essential to success.
About the role
Located on the main A26 Tonbridge Road about four-and-a-half miles west of Maidstone town centre the Wateringbury is a traditional-style country pub with a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere that encourages long lunches and lingering dinners. The pub takes its name from the village in which it is located. Classic pub fare combined with occasional specials draw in dining families as well as guests who are staying overnight at the Premier Inn next door.
We are wanting a General Manager who will drive sale's, maintain the Wateringbury high reputation around guest and consistently deliver Welcome moment's within there pub. you will coach and support your team's to make every visit special, be committed to there development and offer great food quality and service though excellent leadership.
This role come's with a live in option if required.
What's it like to work for Greene King?
It's our people that make us an incredible place to work. We have been through some changes, everything we do is underpinned by giving our General Managers the freedom to be themselves and own their success.
We care about embracing individuality and each other - You will absolutely be at the forefront of your business. Our pubs, Our environment, Our community and Our customers are the heart of Our Greene King.
We take ownership and give freedom to succeed - You will make great things happen and own the outcome, we encourage you to embrace and unleash your potential by thinking differently and doing the right thing.
We win, learn and celebrate together - Be ready to learn from your mistakes but also to win and celebrate success as an individual and with your team.
As a General Manager, in reward for your hard work, we will commit to:
- Competitive salary with generous bonus and pension contribution
- The opportunity to develop your career across our very well-known brands, with over 1800 managed pubs, restaurants and hotels across the UK
- Up to 33% discount across all our sites for you and your friends and family
- An employee advice and guidance service and the healthcare service, Best Doctors.
- As one of the industry's leading apprenticeship providers, we can offer training and development at any stage of your career, whatever step you decide to take
If this sounds like it could be you, then please apply!